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USHR1165IntroCondemning Azerbaijan's military operation in Nagorno-Karabakh and denouncing Turkish interference in the conflict. This resolution condemns Azerbaijan's military operations in Nagorno-Karabakh, a disputed region also known as Artsakh, and denounces ...
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2020-10-09
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHB4507IntroProtection of Saudi Dissidents Act of 2019 This bill imposes limits on arms sales to Saudi Arabia and requires various reports and actions related to the death of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The President may not transfer or authorize f...
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2020-10-01
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR1061IntroCondemning war crimes committed in Idlib, Syria, by the regime of Bashar Al-Assad and its backers and calling for a political solution to the Syrian civil war. This resolution condemns the Assad regime, Russia, and associated forces for violating cea...
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2020-08-07
To House Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism Committee
USHB7608EngrossState, Foreign Operations, Agriculture, Rural Development, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2021 This bill provides FY2021 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and relat...
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2020-07-30
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHR1050IntroUrging Turkey to respect the rights and religious freedoms of the Ecumenical Patriarchate.
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2020-07-24
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHB7639IntroTo impose sanctions with respect to Turkey's acquisition of the S-400 air and missile defense system. This bill directs the President to impose sanctions on Turkey due to Turkey's acquisition of the S-400 air and missile defense system from Russia. T...
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2020-07-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB7361IntroProtecting Europe's Energy Security Clarification Act of 2020 This bill expands existing sanctions on foreign individuals and entities that engage in certain activities relating to the construction of the Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream energy pipelines...
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2020-06-25
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB3897IntroProtecting Europe's Energy Security Clarification Act of 2020 This bill expands existing sanctions on foreign individuals and entities that engage in certain activities relating to the construction of the Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream energy pipelines...
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2020-06-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR931IntroCongratulating the people of the Republic of Turkey and Turkish Americans nationwide on Turkish National Sovereignty and Children's Day. This resolution recognizes Turkish National Sovereignty and Children's Day. The resolution expresses support for ...
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2020-05-01
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USSB2641IntroPromoting American National Security and Preventing the Resurgence of ISIS Act of 2019
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2019-12-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 327.
USSB2934IntroLibya Stabilization Act This bill provides for sanctions and aid related to the conflict in Libya. The bill provides statutory authority for an April 19, 2016, executive order imposing property- and visa-blocking sanctions on persons contributing to ...
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2019-11-21
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5182IntroTo prohibit the Department of Defense from deploying strategic assets of the United States in the Republic of Turkey. This bill prohibits the use of funds made available to the Department of Defense beginning in FY2020 for the deployment of any strat...
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2019-11-19
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB4644IntroLibya Stabilization Act This bill provides for sanctions and aid related to the conflict in Libya. The bill provides statutory authority for an April 19, 2016, executive order imposing property- and visa-blocking sanctions on persons contributing to ...
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB4692IntroCountering Turkish Aggression Act of 2019 This bill directs the President to impose sanctions related to Turkey. The President shall impose property- and visa-blocking sanctions on (1) specified officials of Turkey's government, such as the president...
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSR418IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the Government of Turkey's crackdown on dissent related to its incursion into northeast Syria, and broader human rights violations. This resolution (1) reaffirms U.S. support of peaceful disse...
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2019-11-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2832IntroTurkey Human Rights Promotion Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of State to provide assistance to civil society organizations in Turkey that (1) work to secure the release of prisoners of conscience and political prisoners in Turkey, or (2...
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2019-11-12
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR409IntroA resolution requesting information on Turkey's human rights practices in Syria pursuant to section 502B(c) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961. This resolution requires the Department of State to transmit a statement on Turkey's human rights pract...
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2019-11-06
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB2740EngrossLabor, Health and Human Services, Education, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 ...
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2019-10-31
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which the third cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2740 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 342) entered in Senate.
USSB2755IntroA bill to require a report on the plan to secure the enduring defeat of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. This bill requires the President to report to Congress a strategy to secure the enduring defeat of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)...
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2019-10-31
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 281.
USHB4695EngrossPACT Act Protect Against Conflict by Turkey Act This bill addresses Turkey's military invasion of northern Syria. The President shall impose visa- and asset-blocking sanctions on specific Turkish officials connected to the invasion. The Department of...
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2019-10-30
Received in the Senate.
USSJR59IntroA joint resolution expressing the sense of Congress on the precipitous withdrawal of United States Armed Forces from Syria and Afghanistan, and Turkey's unprovoked incursion into Syria. This joint resolution condemns Turkey's hostilities against Kurd...
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2019-10-23
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 259.
USSB2644IntroCountering Turkish Aggression Act of 2019 This bill directs the President to impose sanctions related to Turkey. The President shall impose property- and visa-blocking sanctions on specified officials of Turkey's government, such as the president and...
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2019-10-21
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 249.
USHJR77EngrossOpposing the decision to end certain United States efforts to prevent Turkish military operations against Syrian Kurdish forces in Northeast Syria. This resolution expresses Congress's opposition to the decision to end U.S. efforts to prevent Turkey'...
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2019-10-17
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 246.
USSB2624IntroA bill to prohibit arms sales to Turkey. This bill prohibits the U.S. government from selling, transferring, or licensing for export to Turkey any defense article or related service.
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2019-10-17
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB4694IntroUnited States-Turkey Relations Review Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of State to report to Congress an assessment of Turkey. The report shall include (1) an assessment conducted with North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) member stat...
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2019-10-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSJR57IntroA joint resolution opposing the decision to end certain United States efforts to prevent Turkish military operations against Syrian Kurdish forces in Northeast Syria. This resolution expresses Congress's opposition to the decision to end U.S. efforts...
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2019-10-15
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR625IntroOpposing the decision to end certain United States efforts to prevent Turkish military operations against Syrian Kurdish forces in Northeast Syria. This resolution expresses the House of Representatives' opposition to the decision to end U.S. efforts...
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2019-10-11
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2474IntroDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations to the Department of Defense (DOD) for military activities. The bill excludes military construction, military family housing, civil works projects of the Army Cor...
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2019-09-12
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 205.
USHR537IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States policy recognizing the Assyrian Genocide. This resolution commemorates the Assyrian Genocide and urges Turkey to officially recognize the Assyrian Genocide.
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2019-08-02
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2351IntroSaudi Arabia Human Rights and Accountability Act of 2019 This bill requires the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) to report to Congress about the killing of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi and imposes related sanctions....
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2019-07-31
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1837EngrossUnited States-Israel Cooperation Enhancement and Regional Security Act This bill authorizes various joint research and cooperation programs between the United States and Israel, reauthorizes security assistance to Israel, and establishes reporting re...
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2019-07-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB3494EngrossDamon Paul Nelson and Matthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018, 2019, and 2020 This bill reauthorizes for FY2018-FY2020 intelligence activities in various U.S. government departments and agencies. It also establishes...
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2019-07-18
To Senate Select Intelligence Committee
USSR278IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding Turkey's purchase of the S-400 air and missile defense system from the Russian Federation and its membership in NATO, and for other purposes. This resolution calls for sanctions against Turkey...
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2019-07-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR475IntroCalling on the President to work toward equitable, constructive, stable, and durable Armenian-Turkish relations based upon the two countries' common interests and the United States significant security interests in the region. This resolution calls o...
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2019-07-17
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHB2037EngrossSaudi Arabia Human Rights and Accountability Act of 2019 This bill requires the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) to report to Congress about the killing of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi and imposes related sanctions....
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2019-07-16
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1102IntroEastern Mediterranean Security and Energy Partnership Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the Department of State to enter into cooperative agreements to enhance cooperation on energy matters between the United States and Israel, Greece, and Cyprus. The...
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2019-07-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 142.
USHB3206IntroProtecting Europe's Energy Security Act of 2019 This bill directs the President to impose visa- and asset-blocking sanctions on any foreign person that knowingly provides pipe-laying vessels for constructing a Russian-origin energy export pipeline th...
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHR472IntroRequesting the President to strongly condemn Jamal Khashoggi's killing, hold accountable individuals identified as culpable, and condemn imprisonment of and violence against journalists around the world. This resolution requests that the President co...
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2019-06-27
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR449IntroExpressing support for a genuinely democratic repeat mayoral election in Istanbul, Turkey. This resolution (1) expresses the recognition of the House of Representatives of the benefits of legitimate elections and strong and resilient democracies; and...
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2019-06-27
To House Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment Committee
USHB2913IntroEastern Mediterranean Security and Energy Partnership Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the Department of State to enter into cooperative agreements to enhance cooperation on energy matters between the United States and Israel, Greece, and Cyprus. The...
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB3263IntroProtecting NATO Skies Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the transfer of an F-35 aircraft to Turkey and various activities related to such a transfer. The prohibition may be waived if the President certifies to Congress that Turkey does not intend to ac...
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2019-06-13
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR372IntroExpressing concern for the United States-Turkey alliance. This resolution condemns the government of Turkey's stated plan to acquire a missile defense system from Russia and expresses support for a U.S. government offer to sell an alternative system ...
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2019-06-10
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H4378-4379)
USHB2023IntroProtect European Energy Security Act This bill requires the submission of certain reports to Congress related to Russia's construction of two natural gas pipelines, the Nord Stream 2 and Turk Stream.
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2019-05-22
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules.
USHB2839IntroDepartment of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. The bill provides appropriations to the State Depar...
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2019-05-20
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 54.
USHB2512IntroProtecting NATO Skies Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the transfer of an F-35 aircraft to Turkey and various activities related to such a transfer. The prohibition may be waived if the President certifies to Congress that Turkey does not intend to ac...
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2019-05-02
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB1215IntroNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths and military construction. It d...
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2019-04-11
To Senate Armed Services Committee
USSB1075IntroDefending United States Citizens and Diplomatic Staff from Political Prosecutions Act of 2019 This bill directs the President to impose visa- and property-blocking sanctions on any senior government official of Turkey who the President determines is ...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB922IntroProtecting NATO Skies Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the transfer of an F-35 aircraft to Turkey and various activities related to such a transfer. The prohibition may be waived if the President certifies to Congress that Turkey does not intend to ac...
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2019-03-28
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB544IntroA bill to require the Director of National Intelligence to submit to Congress a report on the death of Jamal Khashoggi, and for other purposes. This bill directs the Office of the Director of National Intelligence to prepare an unclassified report to...
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2019-02-25
To Senate Select Intelligence Committee
USHB1081IntroProtect European Energy Security Act This bill requires the submission of certain reports to Congress related to Russia's construction of the Nord Stream 2 and Turk Stream pipelines.
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2019-02-07
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
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